Two perfect holiday weekends | Nude drawing + gift basket party + football

Six things to do for the holidays

Wrigley Field tree lighting

Wrigley Field tree lighting Photograph: David Durochik

Saturday, Dec 24


For the third year, the Ricketts family wishes Wrigleyville a happy holiday by laying out Rink at Wrigley near the Friendly Confines. Loop around the ice and soak up the ballpark’s holiday decorations. Parking lot at the corner of Clark St and Waveland Ave (773-525-1638, chicago.cubs.mlb.com). 10am–5pm; $10, kids $6; skate rental $10, kids $5.


WEEKEND BUZZ Wilco caps off a five-gig run | Griffin Theatre’s Spring Awakening | GCI’s Big Jam 2011 | A Christmas Story | Andrew Bird at the MCA